2013-2014 Job Market Candidates in Political Science

Iliyan R. Iliev

CV | iliyan@utdallas.edu

Dissertation: Energy Policy and Lobbying Dynamics in the U.S. Senate
Research Interests: Congress, Contributions and Lobbying, Legislative Rhetoric, Methodology
Advisor: Patrick T. Brandt

Whitney Ross Manzo

Homepage | CV | wmanzo@utdallas.edu

Dissertation: Three Aspects of Direct Democracy
Research Interests: Congress and state legislatures, electoral law and redistricting, judicial
behavior, political behavior of minority groups and women
Advisor: Tom Brunell

Lu-Chung Weng (Dennis Weng)

Homepage | CV | dennisweng@utdallas.edu

Dissertation: Political Participation and Democratic Citizenship in New Democracies-Asia in
Comparative Perspective
Research Interests: Electoral Behavior, Political Participation, Research Method, Asian Politics,
International Security
Advisor: Harold D. Clarke